Lauren Rearick
Lauren Rearick

Hotel, hostel or airbnb? How to choose the right lodging option for you

When it comes to preparing for a vacation, deciding on where to go is tough, but deciding where to stay is tougher.

Six places to visit that are actually more fun in the winter

For those who prefer snow and ice to sand and surf.

How an online-only bank can put more money in your savings account

Here's what you should consider before opening a new account.

Three ways our national parks are suffering during the government shutdown

From overflowing trash receptacles to vandalism.

Check these five things before applying for your first credit card

A smart decision now can impact your wallet for years to come.